Awards

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Sanford Mill received Maine Preservation’s 2013 Honor Award for Adaptive Use. The historic rehabilitation of the property reused the original architectural features of the building.

 

Wright-Ryan has been building Maine’s great spaces since 1984. Talk to architects throughout Maine, and they’ll tell you that the name Wright-Ryan assures unparalleled attention to detail. Take a look at our portfolio to experience the diversity of our projects. No matter what scale your project is, it will receive the same diligence that we give to each of our clients. We are committed to doing it right.

We’re proud to have been recognized through the years for our work:

2016

  • Greater Portland Landmarks Preservation Award presented for The Press Hotel.
  • Best Multifamily and Best Affordable Housing Project Awards granted to Village Centre Apartments at the North American Passive House Conference.
  • Editor’s Choice Winner for the 2016 Affordable Housing Finance Reader’s Choice Award presented to 409 Cumberland.
  • Greater Portland Council of Governments Recognition Award, presented to 409 Cumberland for best practices in housing diversity, smart growth, downtown revitalization, and sustainability.
  • Affordable Housing Finance Magazine Readers’ Choice Award Finalist409 Cumberland
  • Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Award in Green Housing for 409 Cumberland

2015

  • Maine Preservation Award for Excellence in Adaptive Use for The Press Hotel, Portland
  • Maine Real Estate and Development Association Most Notable Commercial Development for The Press Hotel
  • Maine Preservation Award for Excellence in Adaptive Use for The Mill at Dover-Foxcroft
  • Maine Real Estate and Development Association Most Notable Commercial Development for The Mill at Dover-Foxcroft

2014

2013

  • Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Award in Green Housing for Oak Street Apartments
  • Preservation Action & National Trust Community Investment Corporation “Preservation’s Best of 2013” for Elm Terrace, Portland
  • J. Timothy Anderson Award for Best Historic Rehabilitation Project Involving New Construction for Elm Terrace, Portland
  • Maine Preservation Award for Excellence in Adaptive Use for Elm Terrace, Portland
  • Maine Preservation Award for Excellence in Adaptive Use for Sanford Mill, Sanford
  • Maine Preservation Award for Excellence in Adaptive Use for Park Street School, Kennebunk
  • Maine Preservation Award for Excellence in Commercial Rehabilitation for The Colonial Inn, Ogunquit

2012

2011

2009

2008

  • Maine AIA Honor Award for the 490 Congress Street Condominiums, Portland
  • Maine Preservation Award for Excellence in Rehabilitation for the Cutter House Senior Living, Portland

2006

2005

  • State of Maine Historic Preservation Award for the Harlow Pavilion, Augusta
  • Maine Project Management Institute Project of Distinction Award for the USM John Mitchell Science & Technology Center

2003

  • Maine AIA Design Award for the Ridge House, South Freeport

1999

  • Maine AIA Honorable Mention for the Snow Island Residence
  • Boston Society of Architects and AIA New York Sustainable Design Award for the Maine Audubon Environmental Education Center

1997

  • Maine AIA Design Award for the Maine Audubon Environmental Education Center

1995

1994

  • American Wood Council Wood Design Citation for the Garden House

1993

  • Maine AIA Awards for the Garden House
  • Maine AIA Design Award for Cliff House, Harpswell

1989

  • Maine AIA Design Award for 3 Cottages, Harpswell

In addition to our outstanding projects, we also have been honored for our commitment to sustainable business practices.  We have received awards for both our green business commitment and our company culture.  We are proud to have received the following recognition:

  • 2014 John Ryan, Junior Achievement Maine Business Hall of Fame Laureate
  • 2013 John Ryan, Mike Yandell Award from Avesta Housing
  • 2009 Best Places to Work
  • 2009 State of Maine Governor’s Achievement Award for Environmental Excellence
  • 2008 State of Maine Governor’s Award for Carbon Emission Reduction